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Muslim Umiryayev. Photo courtesy of  PrimeMinister.kz
Intermediary of Vice-Minister bribe case has millions of dollars in his bank accounts

The intermediary who gave the bribe to Muslim Umiryayev, Vice-Minister of Agriculture of Kazakhstan, has millions of US dollars in his bank accounts.

Intermediary of Vice-Minister bribe case has millions of dollars in his bank accounts
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One dead, seven injured by contaminated China parcels

A man was killed and seven others were injured in China after receiving parcels from a delivery company that had become contaminated with toxic chemicals, it was reported Saturday.

One dead, seven injured by contaminated China parcels
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Mozambique airline captain 'intentionally' crashed: probe

A Mozambican Airlines captain had a "clear intention" to crash an airplane that went down in Namibia killing 33 at the end of November, according to a preliminary investigation reported Saturday.

Mozambique airline captain 'intentionally' crashed: probe
Kirill Denyakin
US Supreme Court to hear Kirill Denyakin murder case

Kirill's mother has shared her further plans to turn around the case of Kirill Denyakin, who was unarmed by shot dead with 11 bullets by a U.S. policeman.

US Supreme Court to hear Kirill Denyakin murder case
Rakhat Aliyev.
Rakhat Aliyev eyeing Cypriot citizenship

Rakhat Aliyev intends to obtain the citizenship of Cyprus: German lawyer Lothar de Maiziere.

Rakhat Aliyev eyeing Cypriot citizenship
At the Kashagan oil field. ©Reuters
NCOC announces cause of gas leaks at Kashagan oil field

Sulphide stress corrosion is the direct cause of the gas leak at the Kashagan field in Kazakhstan.

NCOC announces cause of gas leaks at Kashagan oil field
Alma Shalabayeva with her daughter. Photo courtesy of uralskweek.kz
Ablyazov’s wife asks to leave Kazakhstan, but is waved off

Ablyazov’s wife Alma Shalabayeva has applied to the Kazakhstan authorities asking for a permission to travel abroad, but was waved off for not providing a substantiation for the request.

Ablyazov’s wife asks to leave Kazakhstan, but is waved off
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Arson declared cause of Almaty flea market fire

Arson caused the fire at Almaty flea market's Kulager section: Kazakhstan Ministry of Emergency Situations

Arson declared cause of Almaty flea market fire
The shop of the 514 aircraft-repairing plant. ©arz514.ru
Russia and Kazakhstan disagree on causes of MIG-31 aircraft crash

The managing director of the 514 Aircraft-Repairing Plant declared that Kazakhstan's accusation of the Russian plant for the MIG-31 aircraft crash had too many contradictions.

Russia and Kazakhstan disagree on causes of MIG-31 aircraft crash
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UK 'slave' women 'beaten, brainwashed' in 30-year ordeal

Three women held captive in a London house for 30 years were beaten and brainwashed, police said Friday, as Britain struggled to comprehend its worst case of modern-day slavery.

UK 'slave' women 'beaten, brainwashed' in 30-year ordeal
At the crash site of Mig-31. Photo ©CTV
Rzhev Aircraft Repair Plant declines to comment Kazakhstan's accusation over MIG-31 crash

Rzhev Aircraft Repair Plant (Russia) has offered no comments on the results of the MIG-31 crash investigation.

Rzhev Aircraft Repair Plant declines to comment Kazakhstan's accusation over MIG-31 crash
At the accident site. Snapshot of STV Channel©
Imperfect repairs in Russia caused MiG-31 aircraft to crash near Karaganda: Kazakhstan Military Prosecutor

Kazakhstan Military Prosecutor blames Russia for the crash of MiG-31 military aircraft in Karaganda oblast.

Imperfect repairs in Russia caused MiG-31 aircraft to crash near Karaganda: Kazakhstan Military Prosecutor
'Priceless' ancient Korean seals seized in California
'Priceless' ancient Korean seals seized in California

US customs agents said Wednesday they have seized a horde of "priceless" ancient Korean artifacts, brought to California by US a serviceman deployed in the Korean War six decades ago.

'Priceless' ancient Korean seals seized in California
Russia seeks answers over deadly crash of ageing plane
Russia seeks answers over deadly crash of ageing plane

Russia on Monday sought answers for the latest deadly plane crash to raise alarm about the safety of its civil aviation.

Russia seeks answers over deadly crash of ageing plane
Rakhat Aliyev. ©youtube.com
No Maltese passport for Rakhat Aliyev says Malta PM

Rakhat Aliyev won't be able to get a Maltese passport even through the Individual Investor Program.

No Maltese passport for Rakhat Aliyev says Malta PM
Rakhat Aliyev. ©youtube.com
Rakhat Aliyev no longer has Austrian passport

Austrian authorities have cancelled Rakhat Aliyev’s passport.

Rakhat Aliyev no longer has Austrian passport
Satzhan Ibrayev and Petr Afanasenko. ©СNN
Malta’s police reluctant to initiate a case against Rakhat Aliyev

According to Malta Today, Petr Afanasenko and Satzhan Ibrayev, the two bodyguards, turned to Malta’s police requesting to initiate investigation into Rakhat Aliyev’s actions, alleging he had applied tortures to them.

Malta’s police reluctant to initiate a case against Rakhat Aliyev
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Health Ministry bans drugs made by Kazakhstan-based Eleas

The Ministry of Healthcare of Kazakhstan has banned the use of several medications, produced by Almaty’s pharmaceutical company Eleas

Health Ministry bans drugs made by Kazakhstan-based Eleas
Greece suspends state aid to neo-Nazi party
Greece suspends state aid to neo-Nazi party

The Greek parliament has adopted a measure suspending state aid to the neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party, after six of its lawmakers faced charges in a high-profile probe of the group's alleged criminal activities.

Greece suspends state aid to neo-Nazi party
Mexico probes US spying, France says snooping must end
Mexico probes US spying, France says snooping must end

Mexico ordered an investigation into allegations that the US spied on the emails of its president and his predecessor, the latest diplomatic wrangle stemming from America's intelligence-gathering efforts.

Mexico probes US spying, France says snooping must end